Heat Waves, Blackouts Slow Western EIM Expansion September 18, 2020By Hudson SangreeBy Hudson SangreeHeat waves and capacity shortfalls have slowed an effort by the Western EIM to expand from a real-time interstate trading forum to a day-ahead market. | Ready.gov Tell us who you are,get 2 free articles each month. What do you want to know?Want a free trial instead? Click here.Already convinced? View pricing and plans.Already a subscriber? Log in here. Additional news on this topic:FERC Clarifies Western EIM OrderFERC reaffirmed its rejection of a proposed net export limit to help the Western EIM avoid unintended consequences of market power mitigation but offered a clarification on its earlier ruling. | © RTO InsiderCAISO Avoids Blackouts amid Brutal Heat, FiresAmid another heat wave and raging wildfires, CAISO called for massive conservation efforts and aid from neighboring utilities but averted blackouts.CAISO Briefs Western EIM on Hybrid ResourcesWith less than a month to go before a July 29 deadline for completing tariff changes, CAISO presented the Western Energy Imbalance Market’s Governing Body its plan for accommodating hybrid generation and storage resources. |… Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.